Penske Class A Yard Jockey/Yard Switcher - Hourly Paid OT – Penske Logistics in Sacramento, California


Position Summary:

Penske Logistics is looking for responsible Class A Yard Jockey / Yard Switchers for safe operation of company equipment and timely, courteous delivery of product to our customers.


· $19.00 an hour with OT after 8 hours in one day

· 401K

· Cash Balance

· Paid Vacation, Holiday, Personal Days, & Jury Duty.

· Boot Allowance

· Associate discounts

· Set Schedules

· Uniformed Laundry Service

· Auto Tire Chains

· Consistent Equipment – (Minimal Slip Seats)


This location operates 24/7, ideal candidate must be able to work any schedule. Will work weekends and holidays. Start time between 3:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m. and will work until the day is done. Set schedule.

Compensation: $19.00 / hour OT after 8 hours in one day

Qualifications: · At least 23 years of age

· CDL Class A license required w/ 1 year verifiable driving experience

· Have and maintain an acceptable MVR in compliance with DOT requirements

· Reliable and customer oriented

· Safety oriented

· Regular, predictable, full attendance is an essential function of the job

Job Responsibilities: - Performs inspection of vehicle prior to and after operation of, moves trailers in and out of dock as directed by management, couples and uncouples double trailers.

-Chocking trailers as they are spotted for loading and unloading and pulling from doors, the placement of nose supports for 28 ft trailers when spotted at dock doors

-Orderly maintaining of the yard, inspection of trailers prior to loading.

-Support and participate with Safety Team meetings and activities

-Also may perform duties of lift driver, scanner, maintenance and other tasks assigned by management.

-Will be responsible for inputting data into the yams phone.

-Other projects and tasks as assigned by supervisor


-At least 23 years of age

-CDL Class A license required

-2 years of verifiable tractor-trailer driving experience in the last 5 years

-3 years DMV/MVR record with two or fewer moving violations/accidents

-Reliable and customer oriented

-Safety oriented

-Regular, predictable, full attendance is an essential function of the job

-Willingness to travel as necessary, work the required schedule, work at the specific location required, complete Penske employment application, submit to a background investigation (to include past employment, education, and criminal history) and drug screening Physical Requirements:

-The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

-The associate must be able to see and hear. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

-While performing the duties of this job, the associate will be required to move frequently, stand, walk, and sit. The associate is frequently required to use hands to touch, handle, and feel, and to reach with hands and arms. The associate must be able to regularly lift and/or move up to 50lbs/23kg and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100lbs/45kg.

-The associate must be able to legally operate a motor vehicle and safely and frequently enter/exit the vehicle as well as the rear cargo area.

Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

About Penske Logistics

Penske Logistics is a wholly owned subsidiary of Penske Truck Leasing. With operations in North America, South America, Europe and Asia, Penske Logistics provides supply chain management and logistics services to leading companies around the world. Penske Logistics delivers value through its design, planning and execution in transportation, warehousing and freight management. Visit to learn more.

Work Locations: 4040 Vista Park Court #30 Sacramento, CA

Primary Location: United States-California-Sacramento

Zip: 95834

Job: Driver

Penske (Oracle) Job Name: Driver

Req ID: 1814639